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Aura Cafe

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Southern Lights Hotel, Kingston, Kingborough, Tasmania, Australia
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good13%
  • Average26%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible13%
3 weeks ago
“Smallest portions”
18 May 2016
“Best rib eye steak I have ever eaten”
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CUISINES
Australian, Bar, Pub
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Southern Lights Hotel, Kingston, Kingborough, Tasmania, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wasn't impressed, haven't been for a long time, used to do the Rib night, service was extremely slow only 2 other tables in use in the restaurant and it took an hour for our meal, portion sizes were tiny, average food, would not recommend and...More

Thank rachelsheldon333
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I dined there recently as a group and was actually quite surprised how good the meal was. I eat at restaurants frequently and the steak was the best I have ever eaten. The meat was cooked absolutely perfectly and the quality of the meat was...More

Thank Damian T
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Very disappointed with our first and last meal here. After a couple of requests of whether the food was far away, 80 minutes later we finally got to eat. To top it off the side was missing and were kindly told that it wasn't being...More

Thank Dustin C
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Went for Mothers Day lunch and in all fairness the manager bent over backwards to accommodate us despite a very late booking. The restaurant's outlook is beautiful and the dining setting is very comfortable and relaxing. Service is good, friendly but not professional, perhaps a...More

Thank Mike F
Reviewed 15 March 2016

After a considerable lengths drive, we arrived to Aura Cafe (Lounge Bar) only to be told they weren't serving ANY meals and/or refreshments. As it was a public holiday (Dec 27) over the Christmas period, I'd checked their website to make sure we were safe...More

Thank Kymmymoo
Reviewed 24 February 2016

Sometimes I have to kill time in Kingston in the late afternoon, when most places are already closing. I thought it would be a good idea to do it here, but unfortunately the food I had was just OK and relatively expensive. I thought I...More

Thank mevalecgi
Reviewed 22 December 2015

The service was reasonably friendly however the meals are nothing to rave about. The potatoes and vegetables didn't taste freshly cooked, but as if they had been previously prepared and then reheated. The kids meal came with free ice-cream and soft drink. My grandson only...More

Thank oinkyone
Reviewed 26 October 2015

We had the seniors menu and chose the rib eye steak with pepper sauce. It was superb. Cooked to perfection and the sauce, chips and salad were very tasty. The portions were just right for seniors and the plates went back clean. Very good service...More

Thank clockers9999
Reviewed 12 July 2015

Never seems to be busy but the food is very good. Service is friendly, efficient and pretty quick. Seafood entrée was fresh and didn't have the usual "frozen food" taste that pubs seem to like. Chicken Parma hit the mark but the "red snapper" special...More

Thank Peter U
Reviewed 22 June 2015

It's so hard to find somewhere to relax for a drink with friends without going to a Pub. This place has it all, we actually stayed all afternoon but only called in for a coffee. The Coffee was the best I've had whilst on holidays,...More

Thank 666Princess666
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Australian, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Southern Lights Hotel, Kingston, Kingborough, Tasmania, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Greater Hobart  >  Kingborough  >  Kingston
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